Director of Tourism and Business Enhancement

  • GMCVB
  • Miami, FL, United States
Full Time Business Development Hospitality-Hotel Management Marketing Travel

Job Description

Our business is about selling Greater Miami and the Beaches as a premier leisure travel destination.

Seeking a dynamic individual to share our vision in seeing the Multicultural communities in Miami become leading destinations for lovers of multicultural tourism and showcase its diverse assets.

 Responsibilities

  • Identify businesses, community organizations, institutions, industry partners and others to form strong partnerships
  • Oversee the marketing, promoting and showcasing of the multicultural communities through the departments support and services
  • Work with community organizations and local government to ensure heritage neighborhood tourism readiness and provide targeted education and support
  • Plan and execute strategic initiatives to support and grow various Multicultural tourism programs to include tourist district development and Art of Black Miami.
  • Organizer of Multicultural resource information both locally and nationally
  • Point of contact for festivals and other projects as designated by the VP
  • Work in conjunction with other GMCVB Departments to promote and market the destination with a targeted thrust on Multicultural tourism

 

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Success in this position requires top-notch commitment to enhancing multicultural understanding internally and externally. 
  • Have a broad experience in the development of educational, cultural, and social programs as well as the hospitality industry. 
  • Possess a demonstrated history of success working both independently and as part of a team. 
  • Proven ability to collaborate and work successfully with multiple constituents to deliver and improve programs and initiatives. 
  • Possess superb communication skills.
  • Project management and organization
  • Knowledge of the visual arts world and/or economic business development background is important
  • Team Oriented
  • Tech Savvy in WORD, Excel, PowerPoint is a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree as well as 3 years minimum, overall work experience in the areas of hospitality, marketing, sales, public relations, community relations and multicultural initiatives.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Ability to speak and understand an additional language a plus.

 
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
We offer a competitive salary & benefits package in a dynamic environment.
For consideration send your resume and salary requirements by 10/30/17: by email: employment@ gmcvb.com OR mail to Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree (BA or BS)